Skip to main content
Category

Nukes

Nukes

North Korea pledges to strengthen nuclear forces at military parade

Placeholder while article actions load SEOUL — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un threatened nuclear retaliation if provoked and promised to strengthen the country’s nuclear weapons in a speech at a military parade where intercontinental ballistic missiles and other weapons were displayed, a state media outlet said Tuesday. The latest…
bubmag
April 26, 2022
Nukes

For Peace, Let There Be Nukes

The U.S. fantasy of a nuclear-free Korean peninsula has long been a mirage. The blatantly aggressive invasion of Ukraine by Russia, complete with apparent war crimes, has shaken up world politics—especially in faraway East Asia. Russia, in an attempt to recover from an initially bungled invasion of Ukraine, is making…
bubmag
April 26, 2022
Nukes

Russia to deploy Sarmat missiles by autumn in 'historic' nuclear upgrade

LONDON (Reuters) -Russia said on Saturday it plans to deploy its newly tested Sarmat intercontinental ballistic missiles, capable of mounting nuclear strikes against the United States, by autumn. The target stated by Dmitry Rogozin, head of the Roscosmos space agency, is an ambitious one as Russia reported its first test-launch…
bubmag
April 23, 2022
Nukes

Russia to deploy new ICBMs soon

Russia to deploy new ICBMs soon Sarmat missiles capable of carrying 10 or more nuclear warheads published : 23 Apr 2022 at 17:51 An image from a video released on April 20 shows a Sarmat intercontinental ballistic missile being test-launched by the Russian military at the Plesetsk cosmodrome in Arkhangelsk…
bubmag
April 23, 2022
Nukes

The New Nuclear Reality

In his Nobel Peace Prize speech, in 1991, Mikhail Gorbachev, the last leader of the Soviet Union, pronounced that “the risk of a global nuclear war has practically disappeared.” Moscow and Washington had veered “from confrontation to interaction and, in some important cases, partnership,” he said. The Soviet Union’s collapse—which…
bubmag
April 23, 2022